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Author White, John, d. 1671
Title A rich cabinet with variety of inventions: unlock'd and open'd, for the recreation of ingenious sirpits [sic] at their vacant hours [electronic resource] : Being receits and conceits of severall natures, and fit for those who are lovers of natural and artificial conclusions. As also variety of recreative fire-works, both for land, air, and vvater. And fire works of service, for sea and shore. Whereunto is added divers experiments in drawing, painting, arithmetick, geometry, astronomy, and other parts of the mathematicks. Collected by J. W. a lover of artificial conclusions
Imprint London : printed for VVilliam Gilbertson at the sign of the Bible without New-gate in Giltspur-street, 1658
Edition The third edition, with many additions
Descript [16], 191, [1] p. : ill
Series Early English books online
Note The epistle is signed: John White
A1v contains "The authour to his book" (in verse); A1r is blank
With four preliminary index leaves
Stained and tightly bound; some print show-through
Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Wing (2nd ed., 1994) W1790A
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2162:14) s1999 miun s
EBBO
Subject Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc. -- Early works to 1800
Fireworks -- Early works to 1800
Chemistry -- Early works to 1800
Alt Title Rich cabinet with variety of inventions: unlock'd and open'd, for the recreation of ingenious spirits at their vacant hours
Added engraved title page: Rich cabinet with variety of inventions in several arts and siences
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